The table below looks at the statistics for Security Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Cleared over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 9 6 9
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 89 124 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 12.54% 15.35% 11.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 56.69% 58.49% 51.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 51 42
Average daily rate £406 £350 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.85% +5.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £140 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £490 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £393 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.71% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 14 0
Average hourly rate £12.00 £18.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £28.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+51.78% +55.55%
Security Cleared
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Qualifications Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
157 212 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 22.11% 26.24% 21.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 108 87
Average daily rate £410 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £200 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 18 3
Average hourly rate £14.50 £17.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.70% +21.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Security Cleared across the Milton Keynes region.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared across the Milton Keynes region.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Security Cleared.

1 140 (76.09%) SC Cleared
2 78 (42.39%) DV Cleared
3 63 (34.24%) ITIL
4 51 (27.72%) Microsoft
5 49 (26.63%) Project Management
6 47 (25.54%) PRINCE2
6 47 (25.54%) Service Management
7 43 (23.37%) Finance
8 37 (20.11%) SharePoint
9 35 (19.02%) Windows
10 34 (18.48%) MS Excel
11 33 (17.93%) Service Delivery
12 30 (16.30%) Oracle
13 28 (15.22%) SQL
14 26 (14.13%) ITIL V3
15 23 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 21 (11.41%) SQL Server
16 21 (11.41%) MS Office
17 18 (9.78%) HP
17 18 (9.78%) Agile Software Development
17 18 (9.78%) Risk Management
17 18 (9.78%) ITSM
18 17 (9.24%) Change Management
18 17 (9.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 17 (9.24%) People Management
19 16 (8.70%) Hyper-V
20 15 (8.15%) Wi-Fi
20 15 (8.15%) Business Analysis
21 14 (7.61%) VMware
21 14 (7.61%) MS Project

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Security Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 37 (20.11%) SharePoint
2 10 (5.43%) MS Exchange
3 5 (2.72%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (2.17%) CICS
5 3 (1.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.63%) Office Communications Server
5 3 (1.63%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.09%) MQSeries
6 2 (1.09%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.09%) WebSphere Portal
7 1 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.54%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.54%) SAS
7 1 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 34 (18.48%) MS Excel
2 21 (11.41%) MS Office
3 14 (7.61%) MS Project
4 9 (4.89%) MS Visio
5 6 (3.26%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.09%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.54%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.54%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.54%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.54%) SAP PP
3 1 (0.54%) SAP QM
3 1 (0.54%) SAP SRM
3 1 (0.54%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.63%) Office 365
2 1 (0.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.15%) Wi-Fi
2 10 (5.43%) iSCSI
3 7 (3.80%) Internet
3 7 (3.80%) SMTP
4 6 (3.26%) NAS
4 6 (3.26%) SAN
5 5 (2.72%) IPsec
6 4 (2.17%) Firewall
6 4 (2.17%) LAN
6 4 (2.17%) WAN
6 4 (2.17%) Wireless
7 3 (1.63%) FTP
8 2 (1.09%) SSH
9 1 (0.54%) HTTP
9 1 (0.54%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (0.54%) SMS
9 1 (0.54%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.54%) tcpdump
9 1 (0.54%) VPN
9 1 (0.54%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (11.41%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (2.72%) Easytrieve
3 5 (2.72%) Oracle Database
4 4 (2.17%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (2.17%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (1.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.09%) DataStage
6 2 (1.09%) Essbase
6 2 (1.09%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.09%) IBM InfoSphere
6 2 (1.09%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.09%) Oracle Discoverer
6 2 (1.09%) Oracle Exadata
6 2 (1.09%) Oracle OWB
6 2 (1.09%) QualityStage
6 2 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.54%) PerformancePoint
7 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (1.63%) Subversion
2 2 (1.09%) ClearCase
2 2 (1.09%) ClearQuest
2 2 (1.09%) JUnit
2 2 (1.09%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.54%) SoapUI
General
1 43 (23.37%) Finance
2 2 (1.09%) Banking
2 2 (1.09%) Law
3 1 (0.54%) Aerospace
3 1 (0.54%) Billing
3 1 (0.54%) Legal
3 1 (0.54%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.54%) Retail
3 1 (0.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (17.93%) Analyst
2 26 (14.13%) Service Manager
3 24 (13.04%) Project Manager
4 23 (12.50%) Architect
5 22 (11.96%) Delivery Manager
5 22 (11.96%) Services Delivery Manager
6 10 (5.43%) Consultant
6 10 (5.43%) Project Officer
6 10 (5.43%) SC Cleared Project Manager
7 9 (4.89%) Service Analyst
7 9 (4.89%) Solutions Architect
8 8 (4.35%) IT Manager
8 8 (4.35%) Process Analyst
8 8 (4.35%) Technical Manager
9 7 (3.80%) IT Project Manager
9 7 (3.80%) Service Desk Analyst
10 6 (3.26%) Enterprise Architect
10 6 (3.26%) ITIL Manager
10 6 (3.26%) Programme Manager
11 5 (2.72%) Project Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.80%) .NET
2 5 (2.72%) SOAP
3 4 (2.17%) ISPF
3 4 (2.17%) JMS
3 4 (2.17%) Middleware
3 4 (2.17%) Oracle Fusion
3 4 (2.17%) WAP
4 3 (1.63%) XML
5 2 (1.09%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.54%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.54%) SAP PI
6 1 (0.54%) Web Services
6 1 (0.54%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.07%) Analytical Skills
1 13 (7.07%) Management Information System
2 7 (3.80%) Cryptography
3 6 (3.26%) Clustering
3 6 (3.26%) PMI
4 5 (2.72%) CESG
4 5 (2.72%) Data Centre
4 5 (2.72%) Statistics
5 3 (1.63%) Blackberry
5 3 (1.63%) iPad
5 3 (1.63%) iPhone
5 3 (1.63%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.09%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.09%) VSAM
7 1 (0.54%) CMDB
7 1 (0.54%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.54%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.54%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.54%) Replication
7 1 (0.54%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 35 (19.02%) Windows
2 9 (4.89%) Linux
2 9 (4.89%) Windows Server
3 7 (3.80%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (3.80%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (3.26%) CentOS
4 6 (3.26%) Ubuntu
4 6 (3.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (2.17%) Unix
6 3 (1.63%) zOS
7 2 (1.09%) AIX
7 2 (1.09%) Windows 10
7 2 (1.09%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.54%) pSOS
8 1 (0.54%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (34.24%) ITIL
2 49 (26.63%) Project Management
3 47 (25.54%) PRINCE2
3 47 (25.54%) Service Management
4 33 (17.93%) Service Delivery
5 26 (14.13%) ITIL V3
6 18 (9.78%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (9.78%) ITSM
6 18 (9.78%) Risk Management
7 17 (9.24%) Change Management
7 17 (9.24%) People Management
8 15 (8.15%) Business Analysis
9 14 (7.61%) CRM
10 12 (6.52%) Coaching
10 12 (6.52%) Risk Assessment
11 11 (5.98%) Analytics
12 10 (5.43%) Data Analytics
12 10 (5.43%) Incident Management
13 8 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (4.35%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 28 (15.22%) SQL
2 5 (2.72%) C++
2 5 (2.72%) COBOL
3 4 (2.17%) Assembly Language
3 4 (2.17%) C#
3 4 (2.17%) CLIST
3 4 (2.17%) JCL
3 4 (2.17%) REXX
4 3 (1.63%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.09%) C
5 2 (1.09%) Java
5 2 (1.09%) Perl
5 2 (1.09%) VBA
6 1 (0.54%) ABAP
6 1 (0.54%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 140 (76.09%) SC Cleared
2 78 (42.39%) DV Cleared
3 23 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 17 (9.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 9 (4.89%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (4.35%) HNC
6 8 (4.35%) HND
7 6 (3.26%) APMP
7 6 (3.26%) PMI Certification
8 5 (2.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (1.63%) CEH
9 3 (1.63%) CESG Certified Professional
9 3 (1.63%) CISSP
9 3 (1.63%) Cyber Scheme
9 3 (1.63%) ISEB
9 3 (1.63%) OSCP
10 2 (1.09%) Degree
10 2 (1.09%) ISEB Practitioner
10 2 (1.09%) MCSE
10 2 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.80%) SLA
2 3 (1.63%) RMADS
3 2 (1.09%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.09%) QA
4 1 (0.54%) Solvency II
System Software
1 16 (8.70%) Hyper-V
2 12 (6.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (4.35%) Active Directory
4 6 (3.26%) NFS
5 2 (1.09%) Sendmail
5 2 (1.09%) Time Sharing Option
6 1 (0.54%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.54%) RACF
6 1 (0.54%) Snort
Systems Management
1 12 (6.52%) OVSD
2 5 (2.72%) SCCM
3 4 (2.17%) OpenView
3 4 (2.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (1.63%) SCOrch
5 2 (1.09%) WSUS
6 1 (0.54%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.54%) SCOM
Vendors
1 51 (27.72%) Microsoft
2 30 (16.30%) Oracle
3 18 (9.78%) HP
4 14 (7.61%) VMware
5 8 (4.35%) SAP
6 6 (3.26%) Cisco
7 5 (2.72%) CA
8 4 (2.17%) Aruba
8 4 (2.17%) Citrix
8 4 (2.17%) IBM
8 4 (2.17%) Informatica
8 4 (2.17%) StorageTek
8 4 (2.17%) Sun
9 3 (1.63%) FireEye
9 3 (1.63%) webMethods
10 2 (1.09%) Micro Focus
11 1 (0.54%) FatWire
11 1 (0.54%) Intel Security
11 1 (0.54%) Lotus
11 1 (0.54%) Symantec
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